Weitzenböck connection

On a (pseudo)Riemannian manifold the *Weitzenböck connection* is the affine connection on the tangent bundle which has vanishing curvature but possibly non-vanishing torsion.

This is in contrast to the Levi-Civita connection, for which it is the other way around.

Created on April 21, 2012 09:52:57
by Urs Schreiber
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